Master of Science in Justice, Policy & Leadership
Eastern Kentucky University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Justice, Policy & Leadership program prepares students for leadership roles that challenge injustice, value diversity, and support the equitable treatment and human rights of all people.  The curriculum includes a criminal justice core with a social justice focus while providing the knowledge and skills needed to be effective agents of change with political, ethical, and emotional intelligence.  You will study topics including criminological theory for policy and leadership, advanced justice administration, policy evaluation and analysis, and ethics.  

Students can choose a concentration in:

  • Law enforcement
  • Corrections
  • Juvenile justice


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • 2.5 minimum GPA
  • GRE scores, if applicable
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Statement of intent

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges